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ABOUT BV - Bear Valley is a friendly and relaxing High Sierra escape located in the beautiful Central Sierra Mountains. Nestled off Scenic Highway Highway 4, this year-round destination offers activities from relaxation to extreme adventure in every season. Whether you’re looking to get your heart racing or to just slow down and savor the Sierra, Bear Valley is the perfect destination to enjoy the outdoors as Mother Nature intended.  

Recent News

Bear Valley Ca offers More Terrain Tickets $59

More Terrain to Open for This Weekend - Tix Still $59.00

November 30, 2016 - Thanks to a nice addition of snow we are excited to provide a little more Pure Mountain Fun this weekend.  BUY TICKETS ONLINEHere is the plan:Lifts – 9am to 4pm - Cub Chair,  Lil Cub Carpet Lift and  Bear ChairFor those of you "in the know" and wondering, why not Kuma Chair?  In low snow, Bear chair offers a better unloading ramp - you may have already known that as well  ;)Trails-Mikey’s Meadow, groomed – beginner Cub Meadow, groomed – beginnerEgo Alley, groomed – beginnerMokelumne West -... Read More...

First Turns of Season on Cub Chair!

November 27, 2016 - 14 inches of Snow overnight combined with our snowmaking base allowed us to open an additional trail today off of Cub Chair Lift.  Cub Meadow and a healthy section of Ego Alley are open with machine groomed packed powder. If you are within 100 miles of BV, get here for a blue bird day and first turns of the season - CUB LIFT IS OPEN UNTIL 4PM TODAY!  Our friendly and professional lift operators look forward to seeing you, as does the rest of our team! Visit Mattly's weather report later this... Read More...

Bear Valley Opening Day Scheduled for Friday, November 25

It is Official - Opening Day 2016/17 Season is Nov 25th!

November 24, 2016 - Bear Valley will kick off the 2016-17 winter season this Friday, November 25, thanks to snowmaking and a little help from Mother Nature. Cub Chair lift will start turning at 9 a.m. and guests will have the opportunity to enjoy an entire weekend of skiing, snowboarding and family activities.  Note: Open Weekends Only until Dec 17thThe inaugural weekend kicks off with special pricing of $49 for adult and teen lift tickets. The weekend will also feature Bear Valley’s annual Winterfest Celebration... Read More...

Bear Valley Opening Day and How to Make It Snow

Looking Good!!

November 23, 2016 - With some help from Mother Nature, snowmaking technology and a "sign" in the sky, we are feeling pretty darn optimistic that we will be turning a chair on Friday (access to Cub Meadow).  Now to the "average bear" that doesn't seem like a lot, but for those of you that just can't wait to get in a ride on the white stuff, even a short run (and you know who you are), this is great news  ;)     In an effort to keep things moving along, we did some research to give you some insights to help kick... Read More...